Equine law is a unique legal practice area that involves any type of horse-related activities, horse businesses, organizations or facilities. For those seeking high-calibre legal counsel for equine-related legal matters, retaining a lawyer with the relevant experience is essential.
SQ Law is one of the few law firms with an equine law practice group. Niels Van Campenhout, the partner who heads up this group, is an avid horseman with years of experience in the equine industry from legal, business and personal perspectives.
Through those experiences Niels has gained knowledge that makes him uniquely qualified to help equine professionals address their legal needs and he brings an inside perspective, understanding and respect of the industry and its requirements.
Areas of expertise include: Boarding Agreements, Training Agreements, Leases On or Off Farm Full or Partial, Purchase and Sale Agreements, Co- Ownership Agreements, Equine Trade Agreements, Breeding Agreements, Horse Donation Agreements, Liability Waivers, Commission Agreements, Instructor Contracts, New Business Formation & Setup, Employment Agreements, Independent Contractor or Consulting Agreements, Estate Planning, Asset Transfer & Tax Issues, Risk Management Consultation and Real Estate Leases.